‘Transformation’ indicates a processof information
exchange occurring when changeshappen to a thing.
This work uses ‘traces’ to explainthe idea of Transformation.
When a thing is embedded with timeand the condition of using,
it would experience changes likefading,rusting, or distorting . The changes are languages telling messages andstories in some time carried by the thing. By visualizing the book, peoplewould stop and look into the messages and stories gave by it.
The cover was made of memory foamgel, which can memorize the readers’ touch, and leave traces of them, creatingan opening of using this book. Moreover, images in the book are traces ofdaily-life things around us. Those rocks and trees show their uniqueness afterexperiencing the testimony of sunshine and rains. The traces of thesedaily-life things are same while the stories of every human being is definitelydifferent.